Xinjiang Ruoqiang Luolan Airport Opens
On 29th March 2018, Northwest Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region opened Ruoqiang Luolan Airport. Presently the airport only has one route in operation and this route links Urumuqi, Korla and Ruoqiang county. The new route is operated by China Southern Airlines and flights are available Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. It is estimated by 2020 the airport will handle 120,000 travelers. Ruoqiang Country is located next to Gansu Province, Qinghai Province and Tibet Autonomous Region.